Welcome to the website of The Peace Abbey Foundation
The Peace Abbey Foundation continues the mission of The Peace Abbey which was established in 1988 to promote peace, justice, nonviolence and cruelty-free living. Central to the mission of the Foundation is the encouragement and promotion of peacemaking that recognizes the sacredness of all life, and the interconnectedness of all things.
2015 INT’L PEACE AWARDS CONCERT FEATURING
April 11, 2015
First Parish Church
842 Tremont Street, Duxbury, MA
Reception: 6:30 – 7:30 PM in Assembly Hall, Awards Concert in Historic Sanctuary 7:30 – 9:00 PM
2015 AWARD RECIPIENTS
GEORGE GREENAMYER of Marshfield, MA, retired professor who taught sculpture and design at the Massachusetts College of Art for creating major public installations of social commentary art;
MATT MITCHELL of Amherst MA, portrait artist who recently completed the 100 Faces of the War Experience which is on exhibit at the National Veterans Art Museum in Chicago for bringing about a deeper, more personal understanding of the true costs of war;
JANE O’HARA of Little Compton, RI, animal-rights artist and activist and curator of Beasts of Burden Art Exhibition – Our Complex Relationship with Animals for producing images that challenge our belief system regarding all categories of animals with whom we share our planet;
VICKI POPPE of Quincy, MA, former restaurateur of Blazing Salads in Boston and culinary philanthropist for her commitment to the study and practical application of the principles of unconditional love and service through A Course in Miracles.
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Music photo clips of the former Peace Abbey campus by Joan Hill.